Eric Kansa

FORCE11 Member since November 1, 2017
  • Organization/Institution: Open Context
  • ORCID ID: 0000-0001-5620-4764
  • Twitter: @ekansa

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Eric C. Kansa guides research and development for Open Context and manages the technical aspects of data publishing and archiving, including systems interoperability, data integration, and indexing. His research explores data informatics, data policy, ethics, and professional context of the digital humanities. He has a Ph.D. in Anthropology, and archaeological field experience in the Near East, Egypt, Italy and North America. In 2013, President Obama recognized Eric as a White House "Champion of Change" for his advocacy and policy work in promoting scientific open data.